Browsing Tag Reuters

Shattered Lens: Part 6 – Photo Bias in Depictions of the IDF

The three international wire services consistently employ photo bias to show IDF soldiers in a dehumanized way.

March 9, 2011 15:01 By :

Shattered Lens: Part 5 – Bring Out Your Dead

Wire services habitually portray terrorists as ordinary Palestinians who fell victim to IDF brutality, a theme that the terrorist organizations are only too happy to encourage.

February 24, 2011 17:04 By :

Shattered Lens: Part 4 – Lighting Candles, Inflaming Bias

Candles are the image of choice for Hamas to paint a picture of Gaza under siege and suffering from electrical shortages, which can be blamed solely on Israel.

February 24, 2011 13:10 By :

Near Lynch Is MSM Paydirt

Once again, Silwan stone throwers and Palestinian photographers ambushed an Israeli car. A lynch like this means paydirt for all the photographers clearly visible in the second image. After all, “if...

January 17, 2011 21:44 By :

Palestinians Caught in Another Libel?

Did a Palestinian demonstrator really die from inhaling tear gas or is this yet another Big Lie?

January 4, 2011 15:35 By :

Shattered Lens – Photo Bias Exposed in the Wire Services

A snapshot of how Reuters, AP and AFP/Getty misuse imagery to distort coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

December 9, 2010 10:23 By :

Shattered Lens – The Gaza Flotilla

An examination of some of the imagery produced during and after the Gaza Flotilla.

December 2, 2010 9:56 By :

Border Clash: A Case Study in Reuters Photography

A closer look at Reuters’ photos of last week’s Lebanese border skirmish raises some troubling questions.

August 15, 2010 22:00 By :

Special Alert: Media Collusion in Lebanon Ambush

What were photographers and journalists doing at the scene of the incident before a deadly exchange of fire between Lebanese and Israeli forces?

August 4, 2010 22:00 By :

Telegraph Caught Recycling Gaza War Photo to Distort Today’s Reality

Why does the Daily Telegraph choose to reuse an image from the 2009 Gaza conflict to inaccurately portray the present day?

June 28, 2010 22:00 By :